BC Law Watch

More Locations for BC Legal Aid

March 12, 2010

The Legal Services Society has announced new local agents in seven new communities¬† The addition brings the total number of legal aid local agents in BC to 33 communities and more than 50 locations, plus an expanded, province-wide call centre. From the March 3rd press release: “The seven communities with new local agents are Kamloops, […]

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Law Week 2010 is April 11th to 17th

The theme for Law Day 2010 is Access to Justice: Justice for All. Originated by the CBA and first held in Canada in 1983, Law Day provides the public with an opportunity to learn about the law. Here in BC, events will held from April 11 to 17, 2010, including: “the popular Dial-A-Lawyer program, mock […]

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Fellhauer New Bencher for Okanagan

March 10, 2010

Two new items from The LSBC What’s New page: Tom Fellhauer has been elected the new Bencher for Okanagan district for the remainder of the 2010-2011 term. The by-election was required to replace Meg Shaw, QC, who was appointed a Supreme Court Master in December. Anne Giardini, a member of the task force that prepared […]

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New Chief Judge for BC Provincial Court

BC Information Bulletin from March 4th:¬† Attorney General Michael de Jong, QC, announced today that Judge Thomas James Crabtree has been appointed chief judge of the British Columbia Provincial Court. One noteworthy item from Canadian Press: “For the first time ever, two members of the general public were part of the panel, and included a […]

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Welcome to The BC Law Watch Blog

March 9, 2010

Dye & Durham is pleased to announce the launch of the B.C. Law Watch Blog, your one-stop source for information, events and updates pertinent to the legal community in British Columbia.

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Law Society and Courthouse Library Hours During the Olympics

February 5, 2010

Some details on The Law Society of BC and Vancouver Courthouse Library’s modified hours of service during the Olympics: Changes to the Law Society’s hours start February 5th and last until Feb 26. See the Law Society website for more details on hours and parking. The Courthouse Library’s hours will be affected from February 15 […]

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